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Project leaders are growing Thalassia thestudinum (turtle grass) that was collected in the wild in peat pots in a lab. When it matures, they will transplant it to restore an historic seagrass bed near Horn Island.
Dec 8 2003 - GMF Site Visit

NOAA CRP Project #2007
Restoration of Fish Habitat

Gulf Coast Research Laboratory
Horn Island, Mississippi

Photo by Carrie Robertson/
Gulf of Mexico Foundation